Late Councilor Cortes to be buried today

Norman V. Mendoza 01/12/2018

The late Mandaue City Councilor Demetrio “Tatay Jun” Cortes Jr., who was described as one of the best foundations of the Cortes family, will be buried today (Saturday) at 4 p.m. in the family’s mausoleum at the…

Zoning and buried heritage

Jobers R. Bersales 12/20/2017

I can’t help but wonder what artifacts will be found as construction proceeds in earnest at the site where the M.J. Cuenco branch of Toyota Motor Philippines once stood until lately. Located just across from where the…

‘Imok’ to be buried today

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Inna Gian Mejia 12/07/2017

At least 50 policemen will be deployed to secure the burial of slain Ermita Barangay Captain Felicisimo “Imok” Rupinta today as the event is expected to draw highly-charged emotions from Rupinta supporters who mourn the brutal end…

Slain policewoman will be buried today

Norman V. Mendoza 11/11/2017

  A21-gun salute awaits PO1 Mae Sasing as she will be laid to rest today. Chief Insp. Mark Gifter Sucalit, head of the City Intelligence Branch of the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office, said they will send a…

IMMINENT DANGER

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Therese Alegado, USC Intern 11/09/2017

Province calls for forced evacuation of 37 families from two sitios in danger of being buried in massive landslide It is only a matter of time before the two sitios in Barangay Lower Becerril, Boljoon town in…

Andaya buried as family renews calls for justice

Miguel Ermac 09/21/2017

THE family and friends of former Mandaue City councilor Jesus Beethoven “Toben” Andaya bid their final farewell as his remains were laid to rest at the Manila Memorial Park in Liloan town yesterday afternoon. The slain councilor’s…

Miner buried in limestone at Danao mine

Winston Ensomo 07/17/2017

  LIMESTONE at a small scale mining site in Barangay Tuburan Sur, Danao City, collapsed, burying a miner. Danao City Councilor Roland Reyes identified the victim as Jessie Olivar, whose body was dug up by rescuers from…

Slain ASG members buried in public cemetery in Clarin

Benjie Talisic, Nestle L. Semilla 04/23/2017

IN keeping with Islamic laws on the burial of the dead within 24 hours, the four slain Abu Sayyaf members, including Inabanga native Joselito Melloria were buried at a public cemetery in Clarin, Bohol at past 3…

Slain Sayaff bandits to be buried in Bohol

Leo Udtohan 04/23/2017

CLARIN, Bohol—The three Abu Sayyaf members killed during the ongoing clash in this 5th class municipality would be buried at a public cemetery here. But the remains of Joselito Melloria would be claimed by their relatives in…

Cop’s son buried

Benjie Talisic 04/06/2017

  THE family and friends of four-year-old Emmanuel Martinez Jr. bid farewell to him as his remains were buried at the public cemetery in Barangay Calamba, Cebu City at 3:30 pm yesterday. The mourners wore a T-shirt…